October 20, 2023. Louisville, KY. – Get your tickets! For the first time, Kentucky Derby Festival event tickets are going on sale earlier than ever before. Tickets for all 2024 Festival events will be available for purchase one week from today on Friday, October 27, starting at 10 a.m.
“We know Derby Festival fans like to plan ahead, so we’re putting tickets on sale now, months earlier than usual,” said Matt Gibson, Kentucky Derby Festival President & CEO. “This new on-sale date also comes just in time for the holiday season for those looking for stocking stuffers or gift ideas. We do encourage everyone to purchase early as many of our ticketed events sell out quickly.”
Tickets to these events will be on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, October 27:
- Dillard’s Spring Fashion Show on Thursday, March 28
- Republic Bank BourbonVille on Thursday, April 11
- The Fillies Derby Ball on Saturday, April 13
- They’re Off! Luncheon Presented by BAE Systems on Friday, April 19
- Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport Thunder Over Louisville VIP Rooftop Party Presented by Kentucky Proud on Saturday, April 20
- Zoeller Pump Company Pegasus Parade on Sunday, April 28
- WineFest on Tuesday, April 30
- Shepherd Insurance Great Steamboat Race on Wednesday, May 1
- Honda World Day at the Downs on Thursday, May 2
Tickets can be purchased online at KDF.org. For questions, call the Derby Festival at (502) 584-FEST.